Wolverhampton-born referee, the late Jack Taylor OBE, will be inducted into the National Football Museum Hall Of Fame.
He will become the first referee to be inducted in September.
Taylor was selected to officiate the 1974 World Cup Final between West Germany and Netherlands in which he awarded two penalties in the first 30 minutes.
Taylor also refereed a number of FA Cup and European Cup Finals.
Tributes have been paid to Wolverhampton-born Jack Taylor OBE, who has died at his Shropshire home at the age of 82.